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Graduate Certificate in Intensive Care Nursing

  • Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Intensive Care Nursing is designed for registered nurses currently working in the intensive care environment.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
1 year part-time
Course Code
GCINCNUR2000
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Fees
$6,566 per year
International Fees
$37,500 per year

About this course

 

The Graduate Certificate in Intensive Care Nursing is designed for registered nurses currently working in the intensive care environment. This course is intended to assist registered nurses working in this area to become clinical leaders.

Students' individual clinical experience is integrated with relevant evidence to produce information that can be used to inform the clinical practice of others. Registered nurse working in the intensive care environment are expected to provide sophisticated care and advice to critically ill patients and their families. This requires the application of advanced physiological knowledge during the assessment and management of patients who may be experiencing single or multiple organ dysfunctions.

The course will provide students with the specific knowledge, skills and attributes to provide care to this challenging group of patients. Completion of this Graduate Certificate program can be used as credit towards a Graduate Diploma or a Masters degree.

Important information

To assist students to make informed choices about their study, we have identified and set out the Inherent Requirements for coursework courses in nursing.

The University of Sydney welcomes and encourages applications from students with disabilities, and from diverse social and cultural backgrounds. Where there are physical, intellectual, cultural, religious or other factors that impact on a student's ability to meet the Inherent Requirements, the University will make reasonable adjustments to assist the student to meet the requirements. Please read the Inherent Requirements carefully as you consider your course choices.

Entry requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor

Study locations

Mallett Street

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Nursing courses at University of Sydney (USYD).
89.1%
Overall satisfaction
81.5%
Skill scale
83.2%
Teaching scale
97.4%
Employed full-time
$67.8k
Average salary